Old Fashioned New England Pumpkin Pie

My aunt recently entered the “Let’s Be Thankful” recipe contest at the Creative Chicks Cafe.   They featured her pumkpin pie recipe on the 5th of December.   I’m not sure who the winner is at this point, but how cool is that to get a mention?!  I immediately asked her if I could repost the recipe … Continue reading

Sweet Snowballs

By Christen Sheffield Sweet Snowballs 2 sticks (1 cup) butter, softened 1/2 c powdered sugar, plus another 1/2 cup for “snow” 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground anise (optional) 1/2 cup chopped pecans (optional) Heat oven to 350. Cream the butter and sugar in the mixing bowl until fluffy.  … Continue reading

Eggnog Thumbprints

Some rights reserved photo above by bochalla By Kristen Fuller Eggnog Thumbprints: 3/4 cup margarine, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 cups flour 1 egg 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 cup margarine 1 cup powdered sugar 1 tbsp rum dash ground nutmeg Directions: Cream 1st 3 ingredients. Add egg, … Continue reading